Citizens and policymakers should pay close attention to these cases because they have significant implications for global political and economic stability, as well as for efforts to promote global corporate social responsibility
One view of global corporate social responsibility
encompasses models of corporate philanthropy, corporate partnerships on social issues within communities and strategic business interest activities for business development purposes.
Some companies have come to view global corporate social responsibility
as a natural extension of practices in their home countries, as a rule of the game in the new global marketplace.
The Green Globe report also commended Movenpick Hotels & Resorts for its "great passion for the development of its employees and supporting local communities", highlighting Shine, the group's global corporate social responsibility
programme, which focuses on environment, employer and social sustainability, with an emphasis on education.
The award for Global Corporate Social Responsibility
Leadership Premium was presented at the first CSR Business Excellence Awards 2012, organised by the National Forum for Environment and Health.
DP World, the third largest global port operator, announced a community development programme in Djibouti worth half-a-million dollars to create jobs, health care facilities and security in a joint initiative with USAID, said Ethan Chorin, senior manager of government relations and global corporate social responsibility
co-ordinator with DP World.
Andrew Plepler, head of global corporate social responsibility
efforts, said, 'The dialogue with consumer advocates and community partners is critical-not only to help inform our business decisions but also to provide them with a clear understanding of the rationale behind those decisions.
An IBM global corporate social responsibility
survey of more than 250 c-suite executives shows that 68 percent of them already are focusing on CSR activities to create new revenue streams and 54% believe it's giving them a competitive advantage.
Global corporate social responsibility
can be defined as business practices based on ethical values and respect for workers, communities and the environment.
Our new policy is a critical step in realizing the Bridgestone Groups global corporate social responsibility
commitment, Our Way to Serve, which provides a framework for how we do business, develop products, and interact with customers and communities, said Masaaki Tsuya, CEO and Representative Executive Officer, Bridgestone Corporation.